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6 Tips For a Pet-Friendly Firework Celebrations

Whether you’re celebrating Canada Day or Independence Day, fireworks can be hazardous and scary to our furry companions. While some pets may enjoy the commotion of these holidays, the backyard barbecues and plentiful fireworks can be stressful and hazardous for many.

Get to the Root of the Problem This National Hairball Awareness Day

Anyone with a cat will know that hairballs are no fun. National Hairball Awareness Day—founded by the National Museum of Health and Medicine—is a great day to hear the hairy details about hairballs and get to the root of the

41 Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know About Your Cat

Why Funny Cats Do Funny Things You spend hours with them every day.  They’re adorable, cuddly, funny, soft.  At times they can be infuriating, but you love them anyway. Every feline has peculiarities and idiosyncrasies, but domestic cats also have a

Pets at Work: Employed Pets

This week’s giveaway was a fun one that elicited your creativity. We asked what your dog’s profession would be if he/she had one. Here are a few of our favorites that you came up with: My cat, Esmeralda “Ezzie” would

Mange in Dogs This Spring

With the spring season closing in, mange in dogs go on the rise. This spring and fall are the two seasons when this mange is found most commonly in animals. Mange mites are found mainly in (but not limited to)